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Author Guerrini, Anita, 1953-

Title Experimenting with humans and animals : from Galen to animal rights / Anita Guerrini
Published Baltimore, Md. : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003


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Description xii, 165 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Johns Hopkins introductory studies in the history of science
Johns Hopkins introductory studies in the history of science.
Contents 1. Bodies of Evidence: Experimentation and Philosophical Debate in Premodern Europe -- 2. Animals, Machines, and Morals -- 3. Disrupting God's Plan -- 4. Cruelty and Kindness -- 5. The Microbe Hunters -- 6. Polio and Primates -- Conclusion: Human Rights, Animal Rights, and the Conduct of Science
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [153]-160) and index
Subject Vivisection -- History.
Animal experimentation -- History.
Human experimentation in medicine -- History.
LC no. 2002011064
ISBN 0801871964 hardback alkaline paper
0801871972 paperback alkaline paper